Details of the Barristers we work with

London Barristers

Robert Grey

Qualifications
BA (Hons.) Lancaster
Dip. in Law (London)

Robert Grey specialises in criminal law with an emphasis on sex, drugs and fraud cases.
Robert is also a specialist in confiscation and proceeds of crime.


London Barristers

Samuel Parrish

Qualifications
LLB (Hons)

Sam Parrish is a criminal law specialist with extensive experience. He has particular expertise in benefit and other fraud, including computer crime.


Rupert Higgins

After a Landlord and Tenant pupillage and 10 years in a specialist commercial and construction set of chambers, Rupert now deals with all aspects of property and commercial litigation with a large element- of professional negligence work.


Robert Leonard

Robert’s practice covers a wide range of contractual and professional negligence claims. The contractual side includes agency, bailment, sale of goods, supply of services, exclusion and limitation of liability clauses, guarantees and indemnities, misrepresentation, quasi contract and restitution and conflict of laws.


Simon Buckhaven

Simon specialises in a range of areas including high value matrimonial finance, co-habitation and property disputes, securities and guarantees, wills and inheritance and professional negligence

Simon has appeared in the House of Lords as well as in several leading cases in the Court of Appeal. He appears regularly in the High Court and has represented clients before Disciplinary Tribunals; Law Society, University and Sporting Tribunals.


Tim Wallis

Tim Wallis, Barrister, General Chancery Practice in the following areas:

  • Trusts, Wills and Estate Planning including post-death variations and disputed estates
  • Tax advice and status both within the UK and offshore
  • Handling disputes with HMRC
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Pre-Nuptial Agreements
  • Commercial structures and agreements
  • General civil litigation
  • Commercial Negotiation and Dispute Resolution
  • Financial Services advice and mis-selling claims
  • Anti-Money Laundering advice and governance

 

Daniel White

Crime and Regulatory crime

Wide variety of criminal matters which have included ‘white collar’ fraud, rape and sexual assault. Expert at benefit and tax credit fraud.Commended in the Legal 500 2012 as an advocate who ‘always provides advice and opinions quickly


Paul Dipré

Paul’s Practice focuses on commercial, property and family law disputes

Paul has done substantial amounts of civil fraud work

Paul is bilingual in Italian and has done work on cross-border disputes involving Italy


Simon Gurney

BA(Hons.) Law & Politics – First Class

Simon specialises in professional disciplinary work, representing doctors, police officers and other professionals. He also has expertise in criminal law, with extensive experience of heath and safety, environmental and road traffic cases, as well as the whole range of serious crime. He has particular expertise in confiscation and proceeds of crime cases.

Additionally, Simon can offer expertise in cases before the VAT / Tax Tribunals, judicial review cases before the High Court and civil actions against the Police. He has a particular interest in fighting cases concerning civil liberties.


Sheila Aly

Sheila specialises in a range of areas, with an emphasis on employment and family law.

Having completed her legal training at one of the leading commercial & employment law Chambers in the UK, she has since represented a wide range of clients in these areas during her 10 years of practice.

She is able to assist her clients from the very outset of their claims, and has regularly been praised for her down to earth, practical, yet sensitive approach to their needs.


Amanda Nanhoo-Robinson

LLB, MA, Barrister

Amanda specialises in a range of areas including the following;

  • Civil and Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Contract Law
  • Construction
  • Business related issues (inc. Tax/VAT)
  • Professional Negligence.

Philip Worrall

Philip Worrall

Called to the Bar: 2001
Inn of Court: Grays Inn
​LL.B University of Wolverhampton, Barrister

Philip specialises in a range of areas including the following;

  • Benefit and Tax Credit Fraud
  • Bankruptcy & Insolvency
  • Employment Law
  • General Civil
  • Crime/Motoring Offences​

When first called to the Bar Philip lectured part time to accountancy students in contract and company law. In his first three years he undertook agency prosecution work for the CPS. This gave him an excellent experience and grounding in criminal law. Subsequently Philip developed a criminal defence practice, including benefit and tax credit fraud and in particular specialisation in defending motorists in all aspects of motoring offences, including speeding, drink driving, careless and dangerous driving and totting. Philip is often contacted by other barristers who are representing clients in motoring matters and seek clarification or advice when presenting their case.

In addition to his criminal work Philip has developed a general civil practice, which includes property matters, (boundary disputes, Landlord and Tenant etc.) contract, company law, insolvency, family and general civil.

Philip’s practice covers the whole of England and Wales.


 

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Counsel / Barristers

Through the public access scheme we can arrange for you to obtain an opinion from counsel or have legal documents drafted in a cost-effective way, saving large amounts of money. Intermediaries get better prices and service from counsel. We arrange Skype or other conference video or audio calls.

We use Queen’s Counsel (QCs) where necessary, and specialist Counsel in divorce and family, litigation and criminal work. So if you’re looking for a London lawyer then give us a call.